The National Treasury’s determined pursuit of a primary budget surplus and debt stabilisation conveyed again in its 2024 budget meant sacrificing public services and long term economic growth, says the Institute for Economic Justice (IEJ).  

Finance minister Enoch Godongwana tabled the budget in parliament on Wednesday. ..

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